So you've gone to your favorite microbrewery and grabbed a growler of some awesome suds. You get home, and that's when you have to ask yourself a serious question. When do you pop the cap? Because once you do you know there's only a limited period of time before you have a growler of flat beer.The uKeg Pressurized Growler ($99) from GrowlerWerks looks to put your mind at ease. This growler has absolutely everything you need to not only keep your brew sudsy for up to 4 weeks, but make the overall experience extremely enjoyable. The uKeg has a double-wall which is vacuum insulated to keep your beer cold all day, a site glass to keep track of your beer supply, a tap, pressure gauge, and a C02 regulator. Just load a C02 cartridge into the cap and screw on the bottom, fill the growler with your favorite brew, and set the carbonation level. Now your all set for weeks of fresh beer.
Unionmade known for its clothing and Sight Glass known for its coffee, have come together to create a top notch gift. The Sight Glass + Unionmade Coffee Kit ($150) comes with a 12oz bag of a special coffee blend. Unionmade describes the blend as having "a body of honeysuckle, tangerine, and ginger and a floral finish". Also included in the package is a 2 cup chemex coffee pot, an Atelier Dion hand thrown mug, and Chemex filters. This coffee kit makes a great gift for any occasion.
Introducing one of the world's largest 3D printed project. The Sofa So Good by Janne Kyttanen ($NFS) is a modern marvel of engineering. Looking as though it should be on display at an exclusive art exhibition. It was printed on a 3D Systems ProX 950 and coated in high-polish copper and chrome. This innovative design, weighs in at just 2.5 kilos, using a mere 2.5l of material. Lending itself to many applications and making it not only functional but also versatile. Just what you need in an ever changing world.
This movie classic is a perfect example of how great storytelling and directing can elevate a creepy story into a real scary movie. What adds to this is the fact that The Silence of the Lambs ($5) deals with crimes and situations that could actually happen. It tells the story of Clarice Starling, and FBI agent who has to try and get inside the mind of a psychotic yet brilliant incarcerated killer in order to catch another who has a penchant for skinning his victims. Directed by John Demme and boasting outstanding performance from Jodie Foster as Starling and Anthony Hopkins as Hannibal Lecter, this movie elevated its stars to super stardom and has rightly become a modern classic.
The Cambridge Audio DACMagic XS Headphone Amp ($189) plugs into your PC or MAC via a USB connection and provides audio quality that will blow you away. It takes your current MP3s and high res audio files to an entirely new level. A USB 1.0 connection will support up to 24-bit/96kHz and a USB 2.0 will support up to 176.4kHz/192kHz. In order to get this resolution on a PC you'll need to install an extra driver. The unit itself is small and made from esthetically pleasing aluminum. You be hard pressed to find a better bang for your buck.